Howard Johnson Inn Brownsville
Travel Blogs from Brownsville
... where you can see about 100 miles in each direction. There were giant thunderstorms building in the distance with colossal grey curtains of water falling to the earth; every once in a while an ominous lightning strike was visible on the horizon. I made it to Oklahoma City at the same exact moment as one of these storms and ran into my hotel just minutes before the drenching rainfall started; it rained so much the hotel pool overflowed (as they say in Malaysia, rain +++)!
... apparently the rio grande valley is full of these resorts for the snow birds. and once again less than half of the price of the places in florida that were similar.
about a half hour away from the island is the laguna Atascosa national refuge. and we saw many birds, but the ones that we have never seen and was absolutely stunning was the green jay and altamira oriole. we knew the whooping cranes were ...
... the weather is so abysmal.
We followed this up by going to the ice cream
social on Sunday. This was the first time for me to attend this, and possibly
the last, as this was the last ice cream social of the year in the park. The
ice cream social is held every Sunday at 5:30 p.m. and we usually have not even
thought of dinner yet alone ice cream. On this particular Sunday we were just
heading home from watching NasCar at Rose’s when we ...
... Mom, I never knew she was a maiden.
What is your birthdate, well I had that one? What was your account balance and
how much did you pay on your last statement? Well, if that is not the most stupid freaking
question in the world, I can’t access my account, how the f should I know that,
and that is what I tell the guy!
Well he decides he had better re-instate my account before I
crawl into Skype, and crawl out of his head phones and rip him a new ...
... in this life. Cristian was regaling us with stories about his grandmother, who was huge in the circus scene. I wish I’d had a chance to meet her; she seemed like a pretty amazing woman.
That’s all I remember…I’m pretty impressed with it actually. This turned into a much more interesting post than I was originally thinking it would ...